By Kaiyah Starkey - Tapoki and Jordan Schultz | Posted: Wednesday March 31, 2021
On Tuesday 30th March, the Rugby League team took the bus to Nga Puna Wai to verse other Intermediate Schools from Canterbury.
At 8 o'clock, the rugby league team drove to Nga Puna Wai for a tournament. The boys goal was to place at least top three.
Here’s how the games went:
Casebrook vs St Bernadettes 5 - 4
Casebrook vs Templeton 5 - 1
Casebrook vs Mairehau 8 - 1
Casebrook vs Te Waka Unua 0 - 6
The final playoff for 3rd was:
Casebrook vs St Thomas 5 - 5
It was a draw, however we got the first try resulting in Casebrook’s victory which took the team to third place.
We interviewed the team captain - Ari Keshariya:
What were your thoughts on the game?
At first I was nervous going into the tournament but as we progressed I got more confident with the team.
What were your feelings about the tournament
I felt great about the team during the game and I was happy about how we were juggernauts for the first 3 games.
How was the team during the game
I was really happy about the team and I thought that they showed REP all throughout the tournament and I really enjoyed being the captain for the team.